Quantity Surveyor - client side

Posted 05 July 2024
Salary £50000 - £60000 per annum
LocationWest Sussex
Job type Permanent
Sectors InfrastructureAviation
Contact NameRob Hobdell

Job description

Opportunity to join a major client organisation and manage the full lifecycle of projects working under the NEC contract. Clear progression path to Senior, along with 

As a Quantity Surveyor, you will initially support across a number of projects valued in the 1M - 10M cost range. You will be responsible for managing these projects from RIBA 0, guiding them through the pre-construction stages and then overseeing delivery and close out.

The benefits of you taking this position are:
  • The opportunity to get involved in the WHOLE project life cycle, and gain early stage commercial experience
  • You’ll be working with a diverse and highly competent team, with great comradery and a strong social scene
  • Flexible working policy, with 2 days a week from home
  • A very generous annual bonus of up to 15%
  • A secure environment with a multi-year pipeline of projects and a very stable and profitable employer

A snapshot of some of your core responsibilities:
  • Developing and maintaining complete project cost plans and cost estimates to support the governance and procurement processes
  • Managing project budget, ensuring value for money and validation of costs using appropriate internal and external benchmarks
  • Performing monthly cost reporting, including provision of Anticipated Final Cost, Actual Cost of Work Performed, and Forecast to Completion
  • Managing the administration of contracts of varying values and complexity, driving compliance and contractual performance including NEC Option A, C and E, Construction Purchase Orders and Design Purchase Orders
  • Supporting the tendering and evaluation process including selection of appropriate procurement strategy and contract, and production of pre-tender estimates.

To be successful in this role you will:
  • Will be educated to HND or Degree level or equivalent in quantity surveying
  • Have demonstrable experience in working as a Quantity Surveyor for a Tier One Contractor, Cost Consultancy or Client
  • Have good working knowledge of the NEC form of contract, although JCT would also be fine

On offer is a salary of between 50,000 - 60,000 per annum along with a generous benefits package which includes the 15% bonus, a cash/travel allowance, private medical insurance, rail discount and an enhanced employer pension contribution. 

Interested in applying?  Please feel free to send us a copy of your CV (it doesn’t have to be up to date) or call us on 0203 998 7671.

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